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Position Details
Reference Number 15384
Position Title Physiotherapist
Internal Only This position is open to employees of UnitingCare Health only
Employment Status Fixed Term Part Time
Entity The Wesley Hospital
Enterprise Agreement AH - Allied Health Enterprise Agreement - Allied Health - Level 4
Position Summary
  • Level 4 Senior Physiotherapist
  • Internal Expression of Interest
  • 4 Month Part Time Fixed Term Contract


We are currently seeking to appoint a Senior Physiotherapist with strong exposure to Orthopaedics within our Metro Allied Health team.


This will be a Fixed Term Part Time opportunity for 4 months.

As a senior practitioner in this specialty, you will apply a significant level of knowledge and service in Orthopaedics, collaborate with the head of profession to ensure a high standard of quality and best practice clinical services, and contribute to the ongoing development and implementation of our physiotherapy service offering. 


You will apply your leadership skills in providing sound clinical supervision, developing rigorous departmental practices, and delivering quality clinical leadership to the allied heath team in your acute services area.


You will present with:


  • Tertiary Degree in Physiotherapy from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Current unconditional registration with AHPRA
  • Minimum of 4 years in Orthopaedics
  • A high level of leadership and knowledge, expertise and skills, including the management of workload and daily staffing requirements
  • Experience in the teaching and development of physiotherapy staff and students
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing evidence based clinical services through involvement in quality improvement initiatives
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills including relationship management and interdisciplinary team work


Internal Applications:


UnitingCare Health is committed to providing opportunities for personal and professional development their employees. As such, we are only seeking internal applications for this opportunity.


Applications Close Sunday, 10th of November.


To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.


For assistance with creating a profile on Mercury, or updating your internal status in Mercury, please contact Recruitment on 07 3253 4669

Selection Criteria Essential: Experience in managing the workload and daily staffing in Orthopaedics. Experience as a clinical educator in Orthopaedics. Experience in Leadership.
Contact Person Lisa Haigh
Contact Number 0417156960
Contact Email
Closing Date 10/12/2017
Position Description
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